Food Bank of the Southern Tier
information provided by: Chemung County Department of Mental Hygiene
One of 8 certified food banks in NYS whose primary role is to collect, store and distribute food to people in need through a network of member agencies/programs that distribute food directly to clients; Food pantries, Soup kitchens, Daycare center, Residential programs, Shelters, Senior feeding program, etc. Also provide technical assistance regarding; Food safety, Storage, Handling to its member agencies. Works with youth centers and organizations to establish Kid’s Café’s – a program combining education, activities and meals to youth. Has also developed a "Produce for the People" program that distributes fresh produce free of charge.
8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
185% of poverty level
Record last updated: Dec 10 2012 9:02AM